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Sam Jenkins and supporters rally against controversial poll results

A controversial poll conducted by two local news entities has caused an uproar in the Shreveport mayor's race, and mayoral candidate Sam Jenkins and supporters rallied to voice their concerns.

A two percent Hotel Occupancy Tax is on the ballot for Nov. 4th

Election day is next week and you will not only see candidates rallying, but also supporters of the two percent Hotel Occupancy Tax proposition.

Shreveport police arrest local man for alleged home burglary

A local man was arrested for his alleged involvement in a home burglary. Shreveport police responded to the 900 block of Thora Boulevard Sunday morning around 4:00 a.m. after receiving reports of a burglary in progress.

Shreveport man wanted for attempted second degree homicide

A warrant for the arrest of a local man has been issued for an attempted homicide. Shreveport police responded to a local hospital Saturday night after hearing reports of a welfare concern.

Texarkana College, Texas A&M University-Texarkana form partnership

Officials from Texarkana College and Texas A&M University-Texarkana plan to sign an agreement to cooperatively promote successful undergraduate educational experiences for students who attend both institutions. On Tuesday, Oct.

Rash of vehicle break-in strikes area near Caddo Parish high school

Caddo Parish deputies are looking into a string of recent vehicle burglaries taking place over the last several weeks near Northwood High School.

SPD investigating armed robbery

Police are attempting to identify and catch the man responsible for robbing an east Shreveport business Friday morning.

Police identify man killed in Shreveport crash

Authorities have identified a Shreveport man who died following a car crash last night in north Shreveport.

Marshall student moved to Children's in Dallas after school assault

An East Texas student was transferred to Children's Medical Center in Dallas following an attack at a Marshall elementary school.